Upcoming Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee Meeting

The next Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee Meeting will take place on Wednesday, September 30th from 6:00pm-8:00pm on zoom. The agenda for this meeting can be found by clicking here.

The committee reviews the development and ongoing progress of the Self Determination Program, including whether the program advances the principles of self determination and is operating consistent with the requirements of this section, and may make ongoing recommendations for improvement to the regional center and the department.

All are welcome to attend these meetings.

HOW TO JOIN THE ZOOM MEETING:

By Computer

Join Zoom Meeting:
https://zoom.us/j/91006109643?pwd=TFJsRkxNa0p3NnVMdlZhN0Vxa1N1dz09 

Meeting  ID: 910 0610 9643

Password: 54321

Note: if you have never used Zoom before on your computer, you should go in beforehand to download the app at zoom.us

Join Zoom Meeting

By cell phone or tablet/iPad WITH video: You must download the Zoom app (available by clicking here).  At the time of the meeting, go into the app and click on “Join.”

Meeting ID: 910 0610 9643

Password: 54321

By cell phone with NO video:

One tap mobile:

+16699006833,,88477472868#,,,,0#,,54321# US (San Jose)
+12532158782,,88477472868#,,,,0#,,54321# US (Tacoma)

Everyone will be muted upon entering the meeting. To speak, you will need to raise your hand using the button at the bottom of the screen. You will be called upon by the chair to speak and she will unmute your line. Please remember that if you are using the video, that we are seeing you. You can turn off the video at any time.

If a self-advocate needs support in using Zoom for this meeting, please reach out to your service coordinator who can help.

For more information, please call Cesar Garcia (310)258-4090.

 

Meeting to Discuss Service Disparities at WRC: PPT Slides and Live Recording

2nd Public Meeting to Discuss Disparities in Accessing Regional Center Services

Public Meeting to Discuss Disparities in Accessing Regional Center Services

Board of Directors Meeting (Virtual): June 3, 2020

The next Westside Regional Center Board of Directors meeting will be June 3rd, 2020 at 6:00pm. This meeting will be held virtually on Zoom. Instructions to join are as follows:

  1. If you haven’t already, sign up for a free Zoom account: zoom.us/signup
  2. Go to: zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_44GTvPsgSCyp3YcRON9CEQ to register to attend this meeting.
  • You will be asked for your name and a valid email address.
  • This is so we can take attendance instead of using a sign-in sheet.
  1. You will receive an email with a unique-to-you link with instructions to join the meeting.
  2. On the day and time of the meeting, click the link to join, and enter the password.

If you would like to join via phone in English:

  • Dial-In Phone Number: (669)-900-6833
  • Webinar ID: 926 4557 8964
  • Password: 060320

To listen to the presentation in Spanish by phone: 

  • Call the following number
    • 833-548-0282
  • After logging in, you will be asked to enter the code and press the pound sign
    • 438 836 4040#

If you have any questions, please contact the Board Liaison, Kate Harvey: kateh@westsiderc.org

WRC’s Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee: Zoom Meeting on 5/27/2020

WRC Town Hall Meeting: Thursday May 14th at 5:00 pm

Political Action Committee: 4/29/20 at 5pm on Zoom

The Next Political Action Committee Meeting will take place virtually on April 29th at 4pm.

Please note, you will need to register ahead of time to access this meeting.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqcemurDwjHdynEEQeO2Yy9imRFd9QF54j

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

If you are new to zoom: 

  1. If you haven’t already, sign up for a free Zoom account: https://zoom.us/signup

2. Go to:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqcemurDwjHdynEEQeO2Yy9imRFd9QF54j to register to attend this meeting.

3. You will be asked for your name and a valid email address.

This is so we can take attendance instead of using a sign-in sheet.

4. You will receive an email with a unique-to-you link with instructions to join the meeting.

5. On the day and time of the meeting, click the link to join, and enter the password.

If you have any difficulty registering, please email Rhiannon Maycumber at Rhiannonm@westsiderc.org.  

PAC Mission: Initiates and oversees efforts to build relationships with local state legislators, to keep them informed about issues regarding developmental disabilities, and to ensure their support of continued funding for regional centers. Specific activities include arranging face-to-face meetings, sending information to lawmakers, and participating in activities that need to be politically addressed.

The PAC is looking for new members who would like to get involved with legislative advocacy! We are actively meeting with our local state legislators and will be growing our initiative to include advocacy with local and county officials in 2020. Please come out to the meeting to share ideas and hear about Westside’s political outreach activities. All are welcome! No RSVP required.

Upcoming Board of Directors Meeting (Virtual)

The next Westside Regional Center Board of Directors meeting will be May 6th 2020 at 6:00pm. This meeting will be held virtually on Zoom. Instructions to join are as follows:

  1. If you haven’t already, sign up for a free Zoom account: https://zoom.us/signup
  2. Go to: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/uJQvduCvrDksHB7RAPpv1QyukqFS_9NrFQ to register to attend this meeting.
  • You will be asked for your name and a valid email address.
  • This is so we can take attendance instead of using a sign-in sheet.
  1. You will receive an email with a unique-to-you link with instructions to join the meeting.
  2. On the day and time of the meeting, click the link to join, and enter the password.

Spanish interpretation will be available upon entering the meeting.  

If you have any questions, please contact the Board Liaison: kateh@westsiderc.org